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Delta armed robber to be sentenced by hanging

24 March 2015, 16:55

Delta - A Delta armed robber has been sentenced by hanging by the Oshimili North Local Government for stealing a GSm handset, DailyIndependent reported.

According to reports the man along with his gang robbed N10,000 from his victim a cellphone at gunpoint at the Umueha quarters.

Also read: Egypt carries out first hanging over pro-Morsi violence

The victim raised the alarm when she was being robbed which alerted members of the community. The mob ran after the gang and only caught up with one of the men, the other two escaped into nearby bushes.

The accused admitted to have committed the crime and was handed over his sentence of which was hanging.

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